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Gender: Male Meaning of Moe: "delivered" Origin of Moe: English, diminutive of Moses

The name Moe is a boy's name of English origin meaning "delivered". Moe and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

From the experts:

If Gus and Max have made it, why not Moe? Can it be the lingering Three Stooges effect? We think that Moe, like Joe, is one of the friendliest and most open of regular guy nickname names and should get a little more attention.

There have been some very visible on-screen Moes, such as Moe Green in "The Godfather" and Moe Szyskak on "The Simpsons," proprietor of Moe's Tavern.

The real life Moe (born Morris) Berg was a fascinating character, a Major League baseball player called 'the brainiest guy in baseball' who later served as a spy during World War II.

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Famous People Named Moe

Moe Howard, stage name of Moses Harry Horwitz, American actor/comedian, one of the Three Stooges
Morris "Moe" Berg, American baseball catcher and spy
Myron Walter "Moe" Drabowsky (born Miroslav Drabowski), Polish-American baseball pitcher
Moses "Moe" Jaffe, Lithuanian-American songwriter and bandleader
Morris "Moe" Koffman, Canadian flutist and saxophonist
Mose Hirsch "Moe" Solomon, the "Rabbi of Swat", American baseball player
Kool Moe Dee, stage name of Mohandas Dewese, American rapper
Maurice "Moe" Purtill, American jazz drummer with the Glenn Miller Orchestra
Maureen Ann "Moe" Tucker, American female singer of the Velvet Underground
Moe Kamikokuryo, Japanese female pop singer and member of ANGERME

Pop Culture References for the name Moe

Morris "Moe" Szyslak, bartender on TV's "The Simpsons"
Moe Tato, character in video game "Cuphead"
Lawrence "Moe" Curls, character in video game 'Ace Attorney"